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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2187 with Tyron Woodley, Matthew Lopez, Matt Erickson

Stream or download Tuesday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Tyron Woodley, Matthew Lopez and Matt Erickson.

Woodley was excited to hear Dana White say he is in line to fight Robbie Lawler for the welterweight title at UFC 201 or 202, though he still fears Georges St-Pierre could spoil the party with a return to the UFC. 54 more words

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Tyron Woodley: 'I think we're seeing a shift change' in who gets title shots

It looks like, at long last, Tyron Woodley is going to get a shot at the welterweight title.

And the funny thing is, he may be a little big conflicted about that – at least in the way of the terminology. 559 more words

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MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Tyron Woodley, Matthew Lopez and Matt Erickson

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Tyron Woodley, Matthew Lopez and Matt Erickson.

Woodley will challenge Robbie Lawler for the UFC welterweight championship this summer at a date to be named. 253 more words

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White says Robbie Lawler targeted for UFC 201 or UFC 202, likely against Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler doesn’t have his next fight booked just yet, but UFC President Dana White said that could change very soon.

White told AXS TV Fights broadcasters Pat Miletich and Michael Schiavello that he’s hoping to put Lawler on UFC 201 or UFC 202, and that while his opponent has not yet been secured, “It’s more than likely going to be (Tyron) Woodley.” 268 more words

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Warning Shot: Hector Lombard ready to put UFC welterweight division in check

Hector Lombard’s message to the rest of the UFC’s welterweight division is quite clear: you can run, but you can’t hide.

Fresh off a one-year suspension after testing positive for anabolic steroids following his fight against Josh Burkman at UFC 182, Lombard is set to return to the Octagon against top-ten 170-pounder Neil Magny at UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. 472 more words

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UFC 196 Aftermath: Tyron Woodley Wants His Shot at Robbie Lawler

LAS VEGAS — Outside of Nathan Diaz’ team, The Scrap Pack, the happiest man inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena following the Stockton, California native’s upset win over Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196 was Tyron Woodley. 688 more words

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Could UFC Operate as a Strict Meritocracy?

What if the UFC just made all its top of the marquee, championship decisions based on merit?

Rather than factoring in what fights are going to sell better than others and bumping aside Fighter A for Fighter B because fans prefer seeing Fighter B even though Fighter A has put up the better performances, would the UFC be able to operate in a “Next Woman/Man Up” system where the biggest metric used in determining the biggest fights is actual wins and losses? 1,264 more words

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